The Mountain Environment Year 6 QCA 15 Mrs. Figueira
Objectives To learn • about different types of environments and specifically a mountain one • about the world distribution of major mountain areas • to use globes and atlases • about weather patterns in different parts of the world
W.I.L.F • A topic book which shows that you have understood about some of the different mountain ranges in the world • That you understand about the types of weather these ranges experience • That you understand that the weather and location affects the lives of those living in these environments
What is a mountain environment? Where are mountain environments found?
Use an atlas to find; • The main mountain ranges in the world. • Mark them on your own map.
What are these places like? • Make a list of some of the characteristics of mountain ranges.
How does the weather compare in each of these places? • Choose 2 different mountain ranges in very different parts of the world and compare the weather characteristics.
That’s all folks! Make sure • Your work is complete and work is stuck in neatly • Your book is carefully presented • You have a contents page • You have your name on your book • You have handed it in!